BBC News Leeds & West Yorkshire

RSS feed
23 November 2014 Last updated at 15:04

Armed gang jailed for pub robberiesCCTV footage of robbery at Gusto, Cookridge

A gang of robbers behind a string of armed raids on pubs and restaurants across Leeds are jailed.

Police carsRevenge bomb hoax man found guilty

A man from Leeds is found guilty of making hoax bomb phone calls which led to the centre of a North Yorkshire town being sealed off by armed police.

Hannah Witheridge and David MillerThai murder suspects appeal to families

Two Burmese men who deny murdering two British travellers, one of whom was a Leeds University student, in Thailand appeal to the victims' families for help.

Len Tingle Article written by Len Tingle Len Tingle Political editor, Yorkshire

Devolution for the North: Catching the bus at last?

Devolution of power and budgets to the North are now promised by all the mainstream parties.

Read full article

  • Look North Watch

    The latest BBC TV news, sport and weather from around Yorkshire



Min. Night 3 °C
8 °C 3 °C
6 °C 5 °C

Things To Do


See Leeds & West Yorks Activities >


BBC iPlayer

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.